October 26th and 27th, 2012
Duke Weekend in DC includes a series of programs targeted to students interested in public interest or federal government work. Through Duke Weekend in DC programs, students will have an opportunity to learn about, apply to, and network for job opportunities in Washington DC.
Students are encouraged to register for and participate in the Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair, October 26th and 27th. (More information in the sidebar at right.) On Friday evening October 26th, students are invited to attend a networking reception with DC-area Duke Law alumni working in federal government and public interest organizations. On Saturday afternoon October 27th, students have an opportunity to hear from panels of Duke alumni who will speak about their work, career paths, and advice for students seeking to develop careers in government and public interest law.
Duke Weekend in DC Alumni Panels
Panel topics may include: legislative lawyering on Capitol Hill; working with federal government agencies; and non-profit advocacy and lobbying.